FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Technical Paper No. 576
Construction and installation of hexagonal wooden cages for fish farming
A technical manual
Piccolotti, F. & Lovatelli, A. 2013.
This document is a practical guide that provides a list and technical details of the materials to be used for constructing a hexagonal wooden cage, together with its mooring system, for fish farming within the framework of artisanal aquaculture. The instructions for assembling the different components are illustrated in detail, and the technical guidelines for cage installation at the farming site are also described. The basic knowledge and instructions provided in this manual are intended for those working in aquaculture development.
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